or sheep dog
Origin of sheepdog
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Examples from the Web for sheepdog
Grossman has a name for the kind of person who sees the gun as protector in the opening thought experiment: sheepdog.
But Grossman would say that all I am doing is leaving the sheepdog burden for others, that I am choosing to live in denial.
The mop-haired pup, Beast, is a type of Hungarian sheepdog and frequently posts pictures and insight into his family life.
Like all good lurchers, she is bred between the greyhound and sheepdog.Poachers and Poaching
I came home about five or six o'clock and found the family at Treff Loyne laughing at old Tiger, the sheepdog.The Terror
I have had, maybe, a dozen dogs in all, the best being the result of a pure cross between greyhound and sheepdog.The Confessions of a Poacher
To this class belong most of the useful dogs, such as the spaniel, the setter, the pointer and the sheepdog.
She works her way out like a sheepdog working his way out of a flock of sheep, or like a boat through pack-ice.Sea and Sardinia
D. H. Lawrence
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